This one is more of a presentation of different diseases, rather than a disease itself.
Definition: fluid accumulation in the pleural space.
Blood in the pleural space = … 602 more words
See our section on the chest within the How 2 Echo section.
Get confused with this modality…well it is extremely powerful in experienced hands and quick to do at the bedside. 64 more words
Before birth the lungs are not inflated. Oxygen and carbon dioxide enter and exit through the mother’s blood via the placenta. In the first 10 seconds after birth, a dramatic changeover begins, and from that point until the last breath is drawn the lungs connect us to this world. 1,157 more words